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Dictionary Definition

rutty adj : full of ruts; "rutty farm roads" [syn: rutted] [also: ruttiest, ruttier]

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  1. Related to a rut; being in a state of sexual arousal; ruttish; lustful.

Extensive Definition

John Rutty (1697-1775) was a Dublin Quaker physician and naturalist born in Melksham. He was the author of many texts including A methodical synopsis of the Mineral Waters of Ireland (1757) and An Essay towards the Natural History of the County of Dublin (1772). After his death his spiritual diary was published and the botanist William Henry Harvey named the genus Acanthaceae Ruttya after him.

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